EPRC Research

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Project list

The following is a list of recently completed and ongoing research topics investigated by EPRC faculty.

Principal
Investigators
Project Completion
Date
David
Wang
Functional assessment of DFIG and PMSG-based wind turbines for grid support applications.  8/18
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Khaitan
Ajjarapu
Development of Integrated Software to Study
the Impact of DG’s on Grid Reliability
8/16
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Dobson Fast Monitoring of Voltage Collapse and
Cascading Outages with PMUs
8/16
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Harding
McCalley
Leveraging a Geographic Information System in
High Wind Penetration Transmission Design
8/16
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Russel
Anderson
Phase 2: Developing High Conductivity, Ultralight,
Hi-strength Aluminum Composite Conductor
8/15
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Ajjarapu
Vaidya
PMU Based Real-Time Short Term Stability Monitoring 8/15
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McCalley
Ajjarapu
Wind Turbine Generator and Wind Power Plant Modeling 8/15
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Wang Risk Assessment of Unit Commitment Cost Under Uncertainty 8/14
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Dobson Measuring Stress Across an Area of a Power System with Area Angles 8/14
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McCalley
Ajjarapu
Dobson
Transmission Planning and Defense Plans 8/14
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Ajjarapu Optimal Online Control Strategies to Maintain High
Voltage Security in Large Scale Power Systems
8/14
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Russell
Anderson
Chumbly
Developing High Conductivity, Ultralight,
Hi-strength Aluminum Composite Conductor
8/13
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McCalley Resource to Backbone Transmission Design for Very High Wind Penetration 8/13
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Aliprantis
Tesfatsion
Integrated Retail and Wholesale Power System
Operation with Smart-Grid Functionality
8/13
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Tesfatsion Financial and Operational Risk Management for
Restructured Wholesale Power Markets
8/12
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Wang Forecasting Sales of PHEVs and PHEV Users Recharging Behavior 8/12
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Govindarasu
Ajjarapu
Embedded Sensor Network and Decision
Algorithms for Robust Power System
12/11
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Ajjarapu Optimal Allocation of Dynamic VAR Sources for
Enhancing Power System Dynamic Security
8/11
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Aliprantis Operating Capabilities Enabled by the Advanced Metering Infrastructure 8/11
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McCalley
Min
Ryan
Generation Expansion Planning: Portfolio Optimiation 8/11
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Gallus
Takle
Design of a Meteorological Model Ensemble Forecasting
System for Improved Wind Energy Forecasting
6/11
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